Questions tagged [educational]

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TV educational short film with kids trying to find a paleontologist via his messages. Turns out he's a dinosaur

I think I watched this in the mid 90s. A group of kids are supposed to meet a paleontologist, I think at a museum. At the meeting place, they find a message from him (and I think a broken crate and ...
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PBS Kids Point-and-click Adventure Game

At the school I went to in the early 2010s the first-second graders used to play some educational (the kind that's not really explicitly educational as in it teaches kids but the kind that teachers ...
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Short educational films with a superhero

I'm looking for a short educational film or films that I saw in the early 1980s. (I think that I saw two separate films featuring the same main character, but I am not absolutely certain.) They ...
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3-2-1 Contact (I think) episode involving an alien creature

I'll freely admit that I may be conflating memories here, but I'm 99% certain this was 3-2-1 Contact, although I also watched The Electric Company and other educational programs at the time (somewhere ...
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Cartoon about the benefits/dangers of nuclear energy

I watched this color cartoon back in school prior to 1995 in the USA, but I'm not sure how old it actually is. The only scene I remember is a nuclear family (pardon the pun) seen from the rear. The ...
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Time travel story from text book where a boy explores possible futures

I think this would have been in one of my textbooks around 1990 or so, 4th to 5th grade material in Kentucky. A boy gains access to a time machine of the "visit your future self's body" sort. I ...
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Educational film where all the bright colours were kidnapped by the evil gray monster

I'm looking for a short educational movie that I saw in first or second grade. It was primarily an educational tool, to teach kids about colors, particularly the mixing of colors. However, I was ...